'11 Issue 03 | Verve Magazine
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'11 Issue 03

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Bollywood

The World According to Ash

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photographed by Mike Ruiz. Styling by Tanya Ghavri and Nazneen Harianawala.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s natural precociousness springs up at every twist in the traveller’s tale. Verve watches the ex-Miss World-turned-moviestar-and-homemaker switch from child to Inca queen, Bollywood dramatist to casual honeymooner, lost tourist to Disneyworld explorer, through loud giggles, flashing smiles, dramatic enunciations and passionate inflections, exploring a few of her many memorable journeys
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Ranveer Singh, Bollywood Actor, Band Baaja Baaraat, Ladies vs Ricky Bahl

Bollywood Dreams!

Text by Nasrin Modak

He dreams of acting in a movie that will be written, produced and directed by him. And while an idea is brewing into a full-fledged film in his mind, Ranveer Singh tells Verve that he wants to be an established actor first
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March 19, 2011

A Roman Holiday

Text by Nisha Jhangiani

A luxe home in the heart of Rome? A place to put your feet up and enjoy the bustle of the city below your window? A central stop to dump your shopping bags before heading a few metres onwards to the spectacular Borghese gardens? Verve suggests a stay at 181 Babuino to answer all of the above...
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Arunoday Singh, Bollywood Actor, Yeh Saali Zindagi

Maverick On The Move

Text by Malvika Sah

From his debut film Sikandar to his recent release Yeh Saali Zindagi, the actor with a political lineage has garnered an interesting array of films. And yet the free-spirited Arunoday Singh tells Verve that he is a simple guy who is just following his heart and his whimsical fantasies
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Israel, Tel Aviv, Crowne Plaza City Centre Hotel

Feasting In Israel

Text by Vinod Advani

Verve dines his way through Israel, sampling biblical recipes, tasting the fruit of ancient wineries and making merry in a land that enjoys its hummus and maglubeh
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Prateik Babbar, Bollywood Actor, Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, Dhobi Ghat

Born To Act

Text by Rukhmini Punoose. Photograph by Sameer Belvalkar

A startling natural on screen, he made an impact with his very first movie Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na. Prateik Babbar who has been recently noticed for his bravura performance as a washerman in the arthouse Dhobi Ghat speaks to Verve about his private dreams and professional challenges
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